Bruce Beggs

American Trade Magazines LLC

Editorial Director, American Trade Magazines LLC

Bruce Beggs is editorial director of American Trade Magazines LLC, including American Coin-Op, American Drycleaner and American Laundry News. He was the editor of American Laundry News from November 1999 to May 2011. Beggs has worked as a newspaper reporter/editor and magazine editor since graduating from Kansas State University in 1986 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communications. He and his wife, Sandy, have two children.

Survey: 62% of Dry Cleaners Favor Romney Over Obama for President

CHICAGO — If U.S. voters agree with the majority of dry cleaners who...

August Dry Cleaning Sales Up in West, Northeast

CHICAGO – The West and Northeast reported increased sales in August from...

Customer Service: Roll Out the Red Carpet (Part 2 of 2)

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Providing good customer service was a common theme...

Customer Service: Roll Out the Red Carpet (Part 1 of 2)

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Providing good customer service was a common theme...

Survey: Cash, Drugs, Sex Toy Among Forgotten Items Found by Dry Cleaners

CHICAGO — It’s not unusual for a dry cleaner to find items that a...

10 Secrets to Promoting Your Cleaner...Now! (Part 2 of 2)

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Brian Wallace, president/CEO of the Coin Laundry...

10 Secrets to Promoting Your Cleaner...Now! (Part 1 of 2)

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Brian Wallace, president/CEO of the Coin Laundry...

StatShot: U.S. Month-to-Month Dry Cleaning Sales Down 1.8% in July

CHICAGO – Only one of the four regions managed sales gains last month...

65 Years of Dedicated Service

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Rochester is probably best known for being the home of...

New Poll Shows 78% of Dry Cleaners Satisfied with Distributors

CHICAGO — Approximately 78% of dry cleaners polled in this month’s...

Starting Strong: Getting a New Dry Cleaning Plant Up and Running (Part 2)

CHICAGO — Opening a new dry cleaning business is a big step, whether you’...

StatShot: Three of Four Regions See Dry Cleaning Sales Drop in June

CHICAGO – Last year at this time, it was three of four regions reporting...

Starting Strong: Getting a New Dry Cleaning Plant Up and Running (Part 1)

CHICAGO — Opening a new dry cleaning business is a big step, whether you’...

Survey: Cleaners Counter Heat Using Cooling Equipment, Earlier Production

CHICAGO — Summer is heating up, and the added heat produced by dry...

StatShot: Across-the-Board Sales Gains Tempered by Dire Individual Reports

CHICAGO – Dry cleaning sales for May grew in all four regions, the fourth...

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